Articles by Minister Slugger



Falls County Historical Museum Set To Reopen This Weekend

The Falls County Museum is set to reopen this weekend beginning Friday, November 4, 2016. Last Saturday, October 29, 2016, volunteers and members of the Falls County Historical Commission spent time reorganizing the museum to prepare for it’s reopen. The Falls County Historical Museum is…


Mobile Home Catches Fire on South Kennedy Street

CITY OF MARLIN FIRE DEPARTMENT MEDIA RELEASE INCIDENT DATE: 11/3/2016 RELEASE DATE: For Immediate Release CONTACT PERSON (S): Public Information Officer Justin E. Parker CONTACT INFO: Phone: (254) 723-1276, E-Mail: firechief@marlintx.net At 1:28 PM, the City of Marlin Fire Department was dispatched to a structure…


Marlin Police Officer Mark Hensley Retires

The Marlin Police Department celebrated the retirement of Officer Mark Hensley with a dinner party Tuesday, November 1, 2016 at the Marlin City Hall where fellow officers and friends gathered to show their appreciation.   Officer Hensley is a 21 year military Veteran. He originally…


Marlin PD Trunk or Treat

The Marlin PD hosted a trunk or treat at the Falls County courthouse square on Halloween and a multitude of parents and kids were present. This was a great way to bring the community together for some family fun, but most of all, a safe…


Bulldog Pride In The Community

Mrs. Tennie Degrate of the Marlin Athletic Booster Club along with volunteer Joe Simpson decorated downtown Marlin with purple & gold balloons Friday, October 28, 2016 to cheer on the Marlin Bulldogs. The booster club wanted to lift up the spirits of the team and…


Families Of Hillcrest Cemetery Clean Up Day

The Families of Hillcrest Cemetery organization rolled up their sleeves and went to work cleaning up Hillcrest cemetery located off of Mcclanahan Rd. on the morning of Saturday, October 29, 2016. The organization’s mission is to help the city of Marlin with the up keep…